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unique inspiring story of one The and woman's journey of personal discovery. When British ex-headmistress Anne Mustoe gave in her job. bought a bike and took to the road, she couldn't even mend a puncture. 12,000 miles and 15 months later, she was home. Her epic solo journey look her around the world. She faced downpours, blizzards and blistering desert, political turmoil, amorous waiters and great kindness from strangers along the way.

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In 1987, at the age of 54, Anne Mustoe gave up her job, bought a bicycle and set off around the world. She cycled through Europe, India, Thailand and Malaysia, and then from the Far East to the USA - a journey of 12,000 miles that lasted 15 months. This book tells her story.

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An ex-headmistress, a bike and 12,000 miles around the world.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780863696503
Subtitle:
12,000 Miles Around the World
Author:
Mustoe, Anne
Publisher:
Virgin Books
Location:
London :
Subject:
Women
Subject:
Essays & Travelogues
Subject:
Cycling
Subject:
Voyages around the world
Subject:
Travelers
Subject:
travel;cycling
Subject:
travel;cycling;memoir
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series Volume:
no. 95-148
Publication Date:
20100311
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
ONE B/W ILLUSTRATION SECTION
Pages:
304
Dimensions:
7.65x5.09x.95 in. .50 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , In 1987, at the age of 54, Anne Mustoe gave up her job, bought a bicycle and set off around the world. She cycled through Europe, India, Thailand and Malaysia, and then from the Far East to the USA - a journey of 12,000 miles that lasted 15 months. This book tells her story.
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